Bail bondsman; adds definition of agent as a person licensed thereas. (HB3208)

Introduced By

Del. Onzlee Ware (D-Roanoke) with support from co-patron Del. Morgan Griffith (R-Salem)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Department of Criminal Justice Services; bail bondsmen. Adds a definition of agent as a person licensed as a bail bondsman who has been given a power of attorney to act on behalf of a licensed property bail bondsman. The bill also provides that a property bail bondsman shall not enter into any bond if the aggregate of the penalty of such bond and all other bonds, on which he has not been released from liability, is in excess of four times the true market value of the equity in his real estate, cash, or certificates of deposit issued by a federally insured institution, or any combination thereof. Read the Bill »

Status

03/21/2007: signed by governor

History

DateAction
01/22/2007Committee
01/22/2007Unanimous consent to introduce
01/22/2007Presented and ordered printed 079119308
01/22/2007Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/25/2007Assigned Courts sub: Criminal Law
02/03/2007Read first time
02/05/2007Read second time and engrossed
02/06/2007Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/06/2007Communicated to Senate
02/07/2007Constitutional reading dispensed
02/07/2007Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/19/2007Reported from Courts of Justice (14-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2007Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/20/2007Motion to reconsider Passed by for the day agreed to (40-Y 0-N)
02/20/2007VOTE: (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2007Passed by for the day
02/21/2007Passed by for the day
02/22/2007Read third time
02/22/2007Passed Senate (39-Y 0-N)
02/22/2007VOTE: (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/12/2007Enrolled
03/12/2007Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB3208ER)
03/12/2007Signed by President
03/13/2007Signed by Speaker
03/21/2007G Approved by Governor-Chapter 708 (effective 7/1/07)
04/05/2007G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0708)